How to Watch UFC on ESPN 58

June 15, 2024
The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Saturday will regroup inside the familiar haunts of the UFC Apex, where Alex Perez collides with Tatsura Taira in the UFC on ESPN 58 flyweight main event. Meanwhile, bantamweights Douglas Silva de Andrade and Miles Johns look to steal the show in the makeshift co-headliner at 135 pounds.

A closer look at some of the UFC on ESPN 58 “Perez vs. Taira” particulars:

Date, Time, Location for UFC on ESPN 58

UFC on ESPN 58 “Perez vs Taira” takes place on Saturday, June 15 at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. The main card kicks off at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT, with the prelims set for 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT.

Where to View UFC on ESPN 58 Online

Anyone wishing to live stream UFC on ESPN 58 online will need to purchase an ESPN+ membership. The ESPN-owned streaming service has exclusive rights to UFC live streams, making ESPN+ the only way to view UFC on ESPN 58 “Perez vs. Taira” online in the United States. The main card can be viewed on ESPN2 and ESPN+ at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT, while the prelims can be seen on ESPN2 and ESPN+ at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT. Meanwhile, TNT Sports is the lone broadcaster showing UFC on ESPN 58 live in the United Kingdom and Ireland. Coverage begins at 3 a.m. BST. Finally, Foxtel TV customers in Australia can stream UFC on ESPN 58 “Perez vs. Taira” online by using the Foxtel Go app and may also sign up for Kayo to watch ESPN online.

UFC on ESPN 58 ‘Perez vs. Taira’ Card, Odds lists Taira as a -200 favorite for the headliner, with Perez as a +165 underdog. In the co-main event, Johns is favored at -140, with Silva de Andrade coming back at +110.

Perez, 32, enters the Octagon on the strength of his first win in nearly four years. The Team Oyama mainstay last appeared at UFC on ESPN 55, where he punched out Matheus Nicolau in the second round of their April 27 encounter. Perez holds a 7-4 record in the UFC. Taira, meanwhile, has emerged as one of the sport’s top prospects. The 24-year-old former Shooto champion last suited up on Dec. 9, when he buried Carlos Hernadez with punches in the second round of their UFC Fight Night 233 altercation. The victory moved Taira to 15-0 overall and 5-0 in the UFC.

UFC on ESPN 58 also features a featherweight scrap pitting Timothy Cuamba (-190) against Lucas Almeida (+160), a bantamweight tilt slotting Garrett Armfield (-190) opposite Bradey Hiestand (+160), a flyweight affair matching Asu Almabaev (-600) with Jose Johnson (+400) and a welterweight clash pairing Josh Quinlan (-120) with Adam Fugitt (-110). Flyweights anchor the undercard, where Tagir Ulanbekov (-200) confronts Joshua Van (+165) in the featured prelim at 125 pounds.

The rest of the UFC on ESPN 58 lineup: Nathan Maness (-600) vs. Jimmy Flick (+400) at flyweight, Gabriella Fernandes (-160) vs. Carli Judice (+130) at women’s flyweight, Jeka Saragih (-350) vs. Westin Wilson (+250) at featherweight, Josefine Lindgren Knutsson (-170) vs. Julia Polastri (+140) at women’s strawweight and Melquizael Costa (-190) vs. Nuerdanbieke Shayilan (+160) at featherweight.


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